A nice apartment in Montreal is a hot commodity these days. Decent places to live are increasingly scarce and with a looming housing crisis, you need all the help you can get!\nThe good news is that there is a plethora of resources at your disposal if you're trying to find a place to live. Using real estate sites like Padmapper, Kangalou, Kijiji, Centris, and Louer, we've compiled this list of Montreal apartments currently for rent.\nAll of these apartments are within a budget-friendly price range. There won't be any $1600/month 3½s on this list!\nAnother important consideration is the location of these apartments. While we've gathered apartments from a range of neighbourhoods, we're keeping it reasonable for those of us who don't have cars.\nWithout further ado, here are 17 apartments for rent right now in Montreal!\nDisclaimer: Some or all of these apartments might be rented by the time you see this article.\n1285 rue Decarie (Ville St-Laurent)\nSteps away from metro Cote-Vertu, this apartment building has one bedroom apartments starting at $620/month and 3½s starting at $945/month!\nNorgate & Renaissance\nNorgate & Renaissance\nCheck out the listing here!\n2250 boulevard Gouin Ouest, apt. 3 (Ahuntsic/Cartierville)\nSituated in Ahuntsic, this 4½ is available for only $800/month!\nRemax\nRemax\nCheck out the listing here!\n5251 Avenue Victoria #1 (Côte-des-Neiges)\nAvailable July 1st, this perfectly located studio apartment is a great choice for students at only $875/month!\nVantage Realty Group\nVantage Realty Group\nCheck out the listing here!\n5238 Chemin Queen Mary #5 (N.D.G)\nThis fully renovated and adorable studio is steps away from Snowdon metro and only $1050/month! It's available immediately.\nVantage Realty Group\nCheck out the listing here!\n4235 Boulevard Décarie (N.D.G)\nThis two bedroom apartment on the corner of Monkland and Décarie is the perfect place for you at $1100/month. Available August 1st.\nPadmapper\nCheck out the listing here!\n6e Avenue and de Verdun (Verdun)\nThis 3rd-story 5½ is located in a quiet corner of Verdun but is still close to public transit and many bike paths. It's $1175/month!\nKangalou\nkangalou\nCheck out the listing here!\n668 1re Avenue (Verdun)\nThis two bedroom walk-up in Verdun is perfectly located and goes for $1195/month.\nLouer.com\nlouer.com\nCheck out the listing here!\n2623 rue du Centre (Pointe-St-Charles)\nLocated literally across the street from metro Charlevoix, this two bedroom is available in August and is only $950/month.\nKangalou\nKangalou\nCheck out the listing here!\n1650 Boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest #503 (Downtown)\nThis is one of the least expensive and cleanest downtown studio apartments you can find! At only $780/month, you can't go wrong with this one.\nSPG Canada\nSPG Canada\nCheck out the listing here!\n3641 Rue Sainte Famille (Downtown)\nThese adorable studio apartments in the McGill Ghetto are perfect for students at only $800/month!\nFrederic Sebag\nFrederic Sebag\nCheck out the listing here!\n2184 Laurier Est (Plateau)\nThis quiet Plateau 3½ is a has a great price and location for such a trendy neighbourhood. This one goes for $1000/month.\nKangalou\nKangalou\nCheck out the listing here!\n974 Avenue Davaar (Outremont)\nIt's rare that you'll see a top-floor 5½ in Outremont at this price. This gem goes for $1100/month.\nKijiji\nKijiji\nCheck out the listing here!\n8256 rue Lajeunesse (Villeray)\nA newly-renovated two bedroom apartment near metro Jarry that goes for $1200/month? Not bad at all.\nKijiji\nKijiji\nCheck out the listing here!\n7169 rue Musset (Villeray)\nThis charming 5½ is near metro St-Michel so you can guarantee it's a quiet yet accessible neighbourhood. It goes for $1200/month.\nKangalou\nKangalou\nCheck out the listing here!\n7514 rue Durocher, apt. 7 (Parc-Extension)\nThis studio apartment is steps away from metro Parc and super affordable at only $720/month.\nCentris\nCentris\nCheck out the listing here!\n3415 Avenue Laurier Est (Rosemont)\nThis quaint 4½ in Rosemont is only $875/month!\nKijiji\nKijiji\nCheck out the listing here!\n8680 Bloomfield (Parc-Extension)\nThis two bedroom apartment is in the heart of Parc-Ex and only $1000/month.\nKijiji\nKijiji\nCheck out the listing here!\nGood luck apartment hunting, Montreal!\nAnd remember, know your tenant's rights.